52 14 000 

Note:

Removal with faulty gear for longitudinal seat adjustment.

Remove front head restraint.

Warning!

Observe safety regulations for handling airbag modules and pyrotechnical seatbelt tensioners.

Incorrect or improper handling may trigger the pyrotechnical belt tensioner or side airbag and thereby cause injury.

Removing and installing left or right front seat (normal / electric) BMW X5 E53

Move front seat forwards/upwards as far as possible.

Switch off ignition!

Release seatbelt screw (1) and feed out seatbelt strap (2).

Installation:

Tightening torque: 72 11 11AZ:

11AZ Seat belt to seat (end fitting)
All Replace screws 45 Nm

Removing and installing left or right front seat (normal / electric) BMW X5 E53

Move front seat forwards/upwards as far as possible.

Release screws (1).

Tightening torque: 52 10 1AZ:

Type Thread Tightening specification Torque
1AZ Seat to floor plate
E31 / E32 / E34 / E36 M10 44 Nm
E36 / Z3 front M8 22 Nm
E36 / Z3 rear M10 43 Nm
E38 / E39 / E46 / E52 / E53 / E63 / E64 / E83 / E85 M10 45 Nm
Torque angle 90 °
E60 / E61 / E65 / E66 / E67 M10 (trilobular) Replace Powerlok screw 44 Nm

Move front seat backwards/downwards as far as possible.

Removing and installing left or right front seat (normal / electric) BMW X5 E53

If necessary, unclip protective caps upwards.

Unfasten screws (3).

Move seat runners forward so that they are flush.

Unlock lock (1) and disconnect plug connection (2).

Caution!

Cover door sill with protective covers (risk of damage).

Lift out front seat.

Installation:

Floor carpet must not enter area between seat rails and floor panel beside screw points (grating noises).

Tightening torque, 52 10 1AZ.